Heavy rain will continue to fall across the mountains. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
Police are still trying to identify a man found dead in the Cumberland River.
Whitley County Coroner Andy Croley says the man appears to have drowned and is thought to be around forty years old or older.
Police say the man is about 5’7”, and weighs between 140 and 160 pounds.
The body also had several unusual tattoos, including an octopus, a butterfly, and a heart with a dagger through it.
Officials say if anyone is missing a family member or friend to call Whitley County Dispatch at (606) 549 6017.